Raft of charges af­ter do­mes­tic in­ci­dent

Matamata Chronicle - - News -

March 24

A 37-year-old man was ar­rested for two charges of threat­en­ing to kill, as­sault with in­ten­tion to in­jure, cul­ti­vat­ing cannabis and un­law­fully pos­ses­sion of firearms af­ter po­lice were called in re­la­tion to a do­mes­tic in­ci­dent at a Wa­haroa ad­dress. Po­lice from Te Aroha and Mor­rinsville also came across to as­sist lo­cal po­lice.

March 26

A 27- year- old man was ar­rested for as­sault­ing a fe­male af­ter a do­mes­tic in­ci­dent at a Firth St ad­dress. A 17-year-old man was ar­rested af­ter fail­ing to stop af­ter he tried to flee in his ve­hi­cle.

March 27

A 35-year-old man was ar­rested on fail­ing to ap­pear.

March 28

A 26-year-old man was ar­rested for breach of bail con­di­tions af­ter he was found in a ve­hi­cle in­tox­i­cated in Mata­mata in­stead of be­ing home on cur­few. A 30-year-old fe­male was pro­cessed for ex­cess breath al­co­hol and charged with a third or sub­se­quent of­fence af­ter her van was seen cross­ing the cen­tre line sev­eral times on SH 27. Po­lice were ap­palled when she ad­mit­ted she had been drink­ing and had de­cided to drive a van load of five other woman be­cause she was the most sober. Po­lice were also deal­ing with the bur­glary of Trac Bar where an of­fender used an um­brella to smash the win­dow glass of the front door. The of­fender has been iden­ti­fied and charges are pending. Po­lice were also called to a scene of a mo­tor­bike ac­ci­dent at the in­ter­sec­tion of Tower Rd and Man­gawhero Rd af­ter a mo­tor­bike rider tried to take the round­about at speed, hit the curb and was thrown 30 me­tres. The rider suf­fered head in­juries and broke their fe­mur. Po­lice en­quiries re­vealed the mo­tor­bike rider and their friend in a ve­hi­cle had been rac­ing down Broad­way. They were both from Whanga­mata. The ve­hi­cle driver was pro­cessed for ex­cess breath al­co­hol and po­lice sus­pect the mo­tor­bike rider’s blood test from Waikato Hos­pi­tal will re­veal they were also un­der the in­flu­ence. Mata­mata Sport Cen­tre was also burgled af­ter an of­fender smashed the front door’s glass and got into the gym’s cash reg­is­ter. FIRE

March 17

A Mata­mata fire crew, as well as other crews from around the area, at­tended a chicken shed fire in Okauia.

March 19

A Mata­mata fire crew and tanker as­sisted the Ti­rau brigade with a house fire on Oko­rorie Rd.

March 21

A Mata­mata fire crew re­sponded to a car­diac ar­rest.

March 22

A Mata­mata tanker helped out the Ti­rau brigade with a scrub fire in Kara­piro. A Mata­mata fire crew also re­sponded to a car fire on Broad­way.

March 24

A Mata­mata fire crew re­sponded to a car­diac ar­rest on Lansdowne Rd. The lo­cal fire crew also as­sisted the po­lice.

March 28

A Mata­mata fire crew as­sisted with lift­ing a med­i­cal pa­tient.

March 29

A Mata­mata fire crew at­tended an ac­ci­dent be­tween a car and a mo­tor­bike on Broad­way. A lo­cal fire crew also re­sponded to a car­diac ar­rest and as­sisted in a ve­hi­cle ac­ci­dent.

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